15595: Wadaji Urata

15595: Wadaji Urata

Wadaji Urata

He was born on 27 December 1873. His family includes Tosa Urata (wife; nee Tosa Sunada). 3707 Main Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC where he died on 14 January 1944.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 December 1873
Date of Death 14 January 1944
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Vernon, BC
Reel
C-9431 (1802-1803)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15595
Name Wadaji Urata

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15595: Wadaji Urata

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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